Leeds fans react on Twitter to Oliver Sarkic deal

Leeds fans celebrate their team's victory during the Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Derby County at Elland Road on November 29, 2014 in Leeds, England.

Oliver Sarkic has moved to Leeds United permanently.

General view of Elland Road before the Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Sheffield Wednesday at Elland Road on February 25, 2017 in Leeds, England.

Leeds United yesterday announced the signing of Oliver Sarkic on a permanent deal, days after his loan agreement had expired.

Sarkic joins from Benfica after a successful loan spell, which saw him score four times in the first part of the campaign for the under-23s.

He was Leeds' most consistent striker for the under-23s, and his experience playing for Benfica in the UEFA Youth League is paying off.

A general view of Elland Road Stadium prior to the Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Brighton & Hove Albion at Elland Road on October 17, 2015 in Leeds, England.

With summer signing Jay-Roy Grot struggling for first team action and disappointing when he does get a chance, Sarkic could have an opportunity to switch places with the Dutchman.

He started and scored yesterday in Leeds' 4-3 under-23 win over Hull City, and fans are keen to see more of what he can do.

Sarkic is not the experienced striker Leeds need, but he could go on to have a major impact, and anything he contributes this season is a bonus. 

Here is a look at how Leeds fans reacted on Twitter to his signing being confirmed...

 

 

 

 

 

 

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